Linda Blount Roberts
1940 - 2020
BORN
1940
DIED
2020
FUNERAL HOME
Kerrville Funeral Home
1221 Junction Hwy
Kerrville, TX
Linda Blount Roberts

Kerrville - Linda Blount Roberts, 79, passed from this life on Friday, August 21, 2020 peacefully at her home in Kerrville.

She was born December 21, 1940 in New Orleans, LA to parents Ann and Neil Blount.

Linda joined the police force on June 4, 1973 as a community service officer before joining the police department and completing the Twenty-third Academy in January 1974. As the time she was recognized as one of the first two females to be assigned to patrol. Linda worked patrol and later moved in to the traffic division where she became best known for traffic enforcement, especially on Weber Road where she earned the nickname "The Witch of Weber" for her diligent patrolling. Linda married the love of her life, Pat Roberts on July 2, 1979 they lived in Corpus Christi, TX for 37 years. She was promoted to sergeant on February 22, 1982, and retired on May 31, 2002 after a long and distinguished career. Linda loved her country and dedicated her life's work to serving as a police officer she will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Linda and Pat retired to Kerrville in 2010 where they enjoyed many things, especially their weekly outings to Mamacita's Restaurant where they were regular patrons. They also enjoyed traveling around the world, fast cars and spending time with their friends.

Those left to cherish her memory include her beloved husband of 41 wonderful years, Pat Roberts; three sons, Cline Frasier of Winter Garden, FL; Jim(Janice) McElhaney of Villas, NJ; and Christopher McElhaney of Corpus Christi, TX; grandchildren, Katy, Catherine, Erin, Christopher, Mark and Kirsten and numerous great grandchildren; brother-in-law, Michael Roberts of Deer Park, TX; two beloved dogs, P.D. and Sydnee; cat, Callie and very dear friends, Dennis and Phyllis Biggs and Scott and DeeDee Dlabaja.

A memorial service will be held at 2PM on Saturday, August 29, 2020 at Kerrville Funeral Home, 1221 Junction Highway, Kerrville, TX 78028 with Mike Herrington officiating the service. A reception will be held after the service.

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Kerrville Funeral Home (830) 895-5111.



Published by Corpus-Christi Caller-Times from Aug. 25 to Aug. 26, 2020.
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My sincerest condolences Pat to you, and your family, and friends. May God grant peace and comfort.
Noby Coronado
Friend
August 30, 2020
Adolfo Aguilo, Jr.
August 28, 2020
Linda was one of a kind and a great lady. She influenced my life greatly. I'll never forget her. My condolences to Pat and her family. Blessings. Karen Starrs, friend
Karen Starrs
Friend
August 27, 2020
Pat I just want you to know that I am thinking about you and praying for you. Linda was such a special lady and I will never forget making the “Witch of Weber” out of rocks. One of my more unusual works of art
God bless you. Patty Reagan
Patty Reagan
August 27, 2020
Pat, our prayers are with you and your family. May the almighty grant you peace and comfort during this difficult time.
Billy McDaniel
Friend
August 27, 2020
Brian Kerr
August 26, 2020
I was on the c.c. police dept. when Linda was there..She was a dedicated and hard working Officer. She had a great personality and was always willing to help fellow Officers.Robert
Robert Klemp retired C.C.P.D. Lt..
Coworker
August 27, 2020
Steve Burck
August 26, 2020
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